A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 171.3187° East, -23.5245° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was reported at 21:03:18 / 9:03 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000djgz. Unique identifier: us6000djgz. Global time and date of event 15/02/21 / 2021-02-15 21:03:18 / February 15, 2021 @ 9:03 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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